Jerrie Williams is a blogger on the Beauregard Daily News website. The name of her blog is C.O.P.E. Community Organized Parents in Education. This blog is syndicated statewide to all GateHouse websites. She will not only be blogging about local ...
Jerrie Williams is a blogger on the Beauregard Daily News website. The name of her blog is C.O.P.E. Community Organized Parents in Education. This blog is syndicated statewide to all GateHouse websites. She will not only be blogging about local education concerns, but information about resources for parental research on different subjects concerning children and their well being. Jerrie Williams is the mother of three autistic children. Her journey began in 1999, when she discovered that her children were not developing according to the national mind stone charts. This was after they had received immunizations and developed reactions to them. She later learned the immunizations contained an agent that her children were allergic to, which led to their developmental delays. She moved her children to Georgia to be treated by a specialist in autism and brain injury in 2000. Since then she has been searching and discovering several research-based interventions and resources to educate, support and assist in the recovery of autism. She moved to Louisiana in August, 2011, and has been involved in educating the community about autism and the resources available to parents of autistic children as well as adults with autism. She has been instrumental in helping the Beauregard Parish school system to design an individualized curriculum that was suited for the educational needs of her children as well as other special needs children. Her children have since blossomed with this curriculum and continue to thrive. She will continue in her journey as a mother and an advocate for others.
When McIntyre proposed to girlfriend Erin Hasan at Disney World in Florida, he not only dressed up as a prince, but had one of the characters from Cinderella come to Hasan's door and give her a makeover for the special evening. "They had custom-made me a dress based on my three favorite Disney princesses," Hasan told Australia's TV Week. Hasan then attended a private dinner where McIntyre arrived in costume and proposed with a "massive" ring.
"It's got two music notes on both sides, and because I play Glinda in Wicked, Liam imprinted a picture of the wand with a diamond in the middle," Hasan said of the ring. "It was unbelievable," she said of the night. "I knew Liam likes to put on a show but this was amazing."
The couple, who have been dating for two years, plan to wed in early 2014 in their native Australia, according to People.
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